Information for prospective students of Bioprocess Engineering (B. Eng.)


Program Bioprocess Engineering
Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)
Terms 7 terms, full-time
ECTS-Punkte 210
Program start Winter semester
Application deadline September 30
Languages German, English

This degree course was accredited by ASIIN e. V. until September 30, 2023.

It was additionally accredited byENAEE als EUR-ACE Bachelor

Study organization

You can only enroll for this course for the winter semester (begin of semester October 1).

You should possess good English skills since the fourth semester is offered entirely in the English language.


Core electives

Here you can find the obligatory modules of the faculty (German only). The abbreviations behind the modules will tell you for which degree courses the modules can be elected.

Admission requirements

Students with a German university entrance qualification:

Students with an international university entrance qualification:

  • Application deadline for the winter semester: September 1
  • Application via the platform uni-assist

The degree course is not admission restricted.

Access the academic calendar.

Required is the higher education entrance qualification as well as sufficient knowledge of the German and English language. After seven semesters you will receive the academic degree 'Bachelor of Engineering' after having successfully passed the final examination with colloquium.

Part-time studies

Students, whose course of study has deviated from the regular course of full-time studies – for whatever reason – can seek personal counseling from the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences.

Goal of the counseling is, while considering personal conditions of an individual course of study, to graduate in an appropriate period of time. In order to reach this goal, we will develop a course plan together with you.

It is also checked whether there are reasons for a formal application of part-time studies. Additional information about the requirements and study organization of part-time studies can be found on the pages of the Admissions office.

The consultation is offered by the degree course counselors or the degree counselor of your degree course. Please schedule an appointment via email.


You possess broad, interdisciplinary knowledge. This allows you to take on highly skilled jobs in development, production and sales in manifold areas, such as for instance in the chemical industry and in process engineering, in the biotechnological and food industry, the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry, environmental technology and energy production, in companies of apparatus and plant engineering, as well as in engineering and service companies who work in this field and in many other fields. Your are furthermore able to continue your education with a consecutive master's degree in Germany or abroad.

Personal consultation for interested students and transfer students

Are you interested in studying Bioprocess Engineering at the Frankfurt UAS?

The degree course coordinator can be contacted for a personal consultation or more detailed information Prof. Dr. Heike Holthues.

Sabine Heimann-TrosienLehreinheitsreferentin der Maschinenbau-Studiengänge
Building BCN, Room 624
Kamal BoudouhSecretary's office: Mechanical Engineering
Building BCN, Room 624
Prof. Dr.
Heike Holthues
Head of degree course: Bioprocess Engineering (B. Eng.)
Building 7, Room 112
Prof. Dr.
Axel Blokesch
Head of degree course: Applied Biosciences Dual (B. Sc.)
Building 8, Room 212
Prof. Dr.
Heike Holthues
Head of degree course: Bioprocess Engineering (B. Eng.)
Building 7, Room 112

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last updated on: 05.11.2022